The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 24 Jul 2014 02:27:45 EDTThu, 24 Jul 2014 02:27:45 EDT Cup left plenty of memories Brian Showalter The 2014 World Cup was the 11th that I've watched since 1974, and it was the best by far. The quality of play was excellent throughout with many matches decided in extra time or very late in the normal 90 minutes.Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTIntroducing the new Cleveland from Cleveland, the birthplace of Superman. You knew that, right? Please say yes. Like so many here in this fine city, Superman was a complicated soul. He spent most of his daylight hours pretending to be mild-mannered Clark Kent.Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTYMCA race brings out champions just came from the Angie Gioiosa July 4 races in Altoona (5K, 15K and 2-mile walk) where my daughter ran the 5K, and my son ran the 15K. If you ever need to look into the character of people in America today, just attend an event like this.Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBaseball fans num to steroid use Bonds is getting a second chance, hardly surprising because baseball is a game of second chances.Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTPSU departures mark curious turn couldn't help but notice the recent announcement regarding four Penn State players transferring or leaving the football program.Sat, 5 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT